What is Bag Nesting and And How To Bag Nest

The “trend” of bag nesting is one I started doing in 2000 and has notable following and posts on social media now. So here is what bag nesting is and how to bag nest and why it is something to jump on board with if you haven’t done so before. What is Bag Nesting Bag […]

The Best Neutrals to Have for Your Handbag Collection

If you have ever wondered what colors you should have for your handbags, I hope this post helps you! This color list is based on the advice of my grandmother. You can read the post here on what are the six colors you should have in your wardrobe. She was always practical but had a […]

The Six Basic Neutrals Every Clothes Wardrobe Capsule Should Have Right Now

In this post, I am imparting the must-have neutral colors advice from my grandmother that has always stuck with me. I did go through a period of rebellion where I threw the rule out the window, but I came back to it because ultimately it is practical advice for a wardrobe capsule. Not only is […]

Is It Crazy to Have Handbags in the Same Colorway?

I know a collector of handbags and I spoke to her recently about her pursuit of the purse. In our chat, we talked about many of her handbags being in the same colorway or color scheme. That is, in the same color family – like all black or brown for example. As a fashion expert, […]

Best Bag for Summer Camp

What type of bag to send your kid to camp is always a dilemma. However, in the Covid-19 era, there are more rules than ever before. Some of the guidelines are from the camp and some of the requirements are personal preferences. For example, I wanted a bag this year that I could wipe down […]

Fashion and Home Finds to Kick Off 2019!

I love discovering new things, artists and designers. During the holiday shopping season, I found a great new group of items that are now on my wish list! So I wanted to share them with you when you are looking for unique gift ideas for housewarming gifts, for women, jewelry lovers and more! (Note that […]

Tips on Picking the Perfect Bag

According to the PurseBlog – a website devoted to all thing purse related, today is National Handbag Day. In honor of this occasion, I wanted to share some things to consider when you are getting ready to buy a handbag – designer or consignment, big or small, luxe or moderate. Use for it. Do you […]

How to Tell if a Hermes Birkin Bag is Fake

Despite the title, I cannot figure out how to tell a Hermes Birkin bag fake from a real one. However, what I can tell you are what pictures are essential to have before making a Hermes Birkin purchase. These photos are key for online authenticators. The right photos help determine the bags that are authentic […]

Designer Handbags: Online Authentication Services

When you need to authenticate a designer handbag, there are authenticators to help. You might want to know if you are bidding or buying the real thing before you do. Or you may wonder if you just received a fake or counterfeit handbag in lieu of the real deal. If this happens, there are sites […]

Bag Charm: HipFits

I love all of those adorable bag accessories in the market – the Fendi Monsters, the horse charms from Hermes, you name it. Adorbs! However, I’m not in love with the price tags of them. I’d rather put the money into the bag itself…until I see a cute charm hanging off someone else’s purse, then […]

Top Mini Crossbody Handbags 2015-2016

Small is the new big. When I was planning a vacation recently, I knew I needed a mini handbag that I could wear crossbody. I know the freedom it would give me in the airport and would lighten my load when sightseeing. I searched and found the top mini handbags to consider for a vacation […]

Goyard Color Options: Help Me Decide!

It has been awhile since I posted! Been busy with a house hunt and planning a major event…and doing some window shopping! One item I want to add to my handbag collection is a Goyard St. Louis GM Tote. I need a bag that is lightweight, great throughout the entire year and perfect for rainy […]

Disney Luxe: Crossbodies and Clutches

Many Disney fans know about Vera Bradley and Dooney and Bourke for their Disney themed handbag cravings. Yet, there is a another company producing Disney clutches and cross bodies with a big price tag. Luxury Disney Handbags Olympia Le-Tan pieces have been featured in Vogue, Elle, Glamour, In Style and more. Her designs are whimsical […]

Painted Handbags: Hermes or Not

There was a lot of hoopla last week when Kim Kardashian West was spotted with a painted Hermès bag. The bag was painted by her one year old and the world let out a collective gasp! However, there are some facts to consider about the whole deal that may actually give you an idea for […]

When to Use a Clutch and Three Chic Clutches to Consider

I love clutches. There is something so chic and sophiscated when you have a clutch tugged under your arm. As a Mom, however, when the heck do I have the option to be clutch chic? Well, here are three clutches worthy of our Mom life. First, I ADORE this clutch from Jimmy Choo. Granted, the […]